United States Mint Announces 2016 Presidential $1 Coins Designs

The United States Mint today officially announced the designs that will appear on the 2016 Presidential $1 Coins honoring former Presidents Richard M. Nixon...

Rare Greek Coin Book Auction: Duplicates of the BCD Library

The world's most significant rare Greek coin book library is selling its duplicate books.... CoinWeek thanks Dr. Ursula Kampmann for the heads up on this significant...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 15, 2017: Christmas Gold Coins, Bitcoin...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 15, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Ancient Jewish Coins - Fame, Fortune and Fakes Did you get gelt? No, not the chocolate...

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders

Members of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders were awarded the Congressional Gold Medal collectively during a ceremony today, April 15, 2015, in Emancipation Hall in...

PCGS Set Registry Now Both Fun and Games

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) has added an intriguing and exciting new element of competition and additional awards to its popular PCGS Set Registry®. “It’s...

Rare Coin Company Accepting Bitcoins As Payment

One of the country’s most respected rare coin companies, Harlan J. Berk Ltd., (HJB), is now accepting Bitcoins as a form of payment in...

APMEX Announces Exclusive Release of Ten Commandments Silver Coin

The Ten Commandments coin is the fourth APMEXclusive® Silver coin in the Scottsdale Mint’s Biblical Series. The Scottsdale Mint Biblical Series, sold exclusively by APMEX,...

Archives International to Auction Historic Rudolph P. Laubenheimer Family Archives

This important auction will be held at the Collector’s Club in New York City on June 25th, 2015 starting at 10:30 a.m. EST “The appearance...

Design Candidates for 2017 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In an email dated March 14, Michael White of the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications released the...

Ancient Coin Profile – Pompeia’s Pick: A Jewish War Shekel of...

By Lorie Ann Hambly for Heritage Auctions ......   One of the most important coins in this year's Platinum Night offering is also one of the...

United States 2013 Fort McHenry Quarter

Description: The America the Beautiful Quarters Program debuted on the heels of the 50 State Quarters Program and its adjunct District of Columbia and Territories program. Authorized by Public Law 110–456, the America...

U.S. Rare Coin Market Prepares To Spring Ahead

Colonials court continued comeback; Hidden values in foreign silver; Near Gem $20 Saints huge bargain By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   I dare not...

Thompson Remains in Jail While Court OKs Sale of SS Central...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   After a quick morning hearing on Thursday, November 30, Franklin County, Ohio Common Pleas Judge Laurel Beatty-Blunt signed an...

Security Questions for Coin Collectors at Home and at a Convention....

Don Rinkor, Don Rinkor Rare Coins Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... Safety is a major concern for both coin dealers and collectors. Knowing what to do at a...

Belgium 2015 Waterloo Bicentennial 2.5 Euro Coin

Description:   The first Belgian coin with a face value of 2.5 euros, the Bicentennial of Waterloo commemorative coin marks Napoleon's staggering defeat 200 years ago....

Watercraft on World Coins by Yossi Dotan

“In the realm of coins there are two major hobbyists, the collector and the numismatist. The former merely amasses coins for the pleasure of...

The Collapse of the 2001-S Sacagawea Proof

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker .....   The sentiment among collectors who deride modern coins is that they’re overpriced and just plain common. They often...

More Investors Opt to Place Gold and Silver in Depositories

Many investors who acquire precious metals as an asset and as a way to diversify their investment portfolios are storing them in insured...

Libertas Americana Medals from Cardinal Collection Educational Foundation

By Stacks Bowers ......   Following the decisive victories at Saratoga and Yorktown, Benjamin Franklin wrote to the United States Secretary of Foreign Affairs Robert Livingston: "This...

Kolbe & Fanning Announce September 26 Mail-Bid Sale of Important Numismatic...

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced their 130th mail-bid sale of important numismatic books, which will close on Thursday, September 26. The sale...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2018 Wedge-Tailed Eagle High Relief...

The Wedge-tailed Eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in the world. Found throughout mainland Australia, Tasmania and...

Consign to Sedwick Treasure Auction 24 at Summer FUN Show

Time to Sell in Sedwick's next Treasure, World, U.S. Coin & Paper Money Auction Looking to consign? Contact us today! Email us at office@sedwickcoins.com or...

Million Dollar Nickels – Mysteries of the Illicit 1913 Liberty Head...

Delve into a 90-year old mystery involving five of the most valuable coins in America - collectively worth over 12 million dollars. Million Dollar...

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 1:...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #185 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds Although...

New Edition of Bart’s United States Paper Money Errors Available Now

Comprehensive Catalog and Price Guide makes first appearance since 2008 By Coin & Currency Institute ....   After a lapse of seven years, a new edition of...

Finest Known 1885 Trade Dollar Now In PCGS Holder

The finest-known 1885 U.S. Trade Dollar that recently sold for a record $3.96 million has been crossed over and now is in a Professional...

Bullion & Precious Metals: Gold Dealer Newsletter – Gold Weakens, Silver...

Commentary for Monday, May 1, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $12.80 at $1,255.50 in...

Changes are Coming to PCGS’ TruView Service

CoinWeek staff reports.... PCGS' in-house photographer Phil Arnold posted on the company's website that changes are coming to the Newport Beach, California-based grading firm's popular TruView coin photography...

Happy Birthday Coin Set and Birth Set Avail. from U.S. Mint...

The United States Mint kicked off its 2016 product offerings with the release of the United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set and the...

Precious Metals Market Report: Gold Dips 0.2% on Higher Equities –...

Precious Metals Market Report by Bill Musgrave – American Gold Exchange Gold dipped 0.2% in light trading to close just above $1,196 as rising global equities reduced...